Arrest

Trenton woman arrested for failure to appear

The Grundy County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Trenton woman Tuesday on failure to appear on two felony charges. Forty-four-year-old Miriah Butler’s bonds total $50,000 cash only, and her probation was suspended. She is scheduled for Division One of Grundy County Circuit Court August 9th. Butler was originally charged with distribution, delivery, manufacture, […]

Several receive prison sentence in latest session of circuit court

Several defendants received prison sentences, with some defendants continuing probation in the latest session of circuit court. 18-year old Hayden McGill of Trenton received five years in prison after his probation was revoked. Judge Jack Peace retains jurisdiction for 120 days with McGill is to be placed in a shock program. He’s been on probation […]

Court Gavel and Scales

Judge Jack Peace has a busy day in Division One of Grundy County Circuit Court

Twenty Four year-old Brandy Purscell of Trenton withdrew a prior plea and pleaded guilty to possession of a controlled substance. Ms. Purscell was sentenced to seven years in prison, to run concurrently with a Livingston County case. Judge Jack Peace retains jurisdiction for 120 days. Ms. Purscell is to be put in institutional treatment. Forty eight […]